Ten great retro photos of Mansfield Hosiery Mills in the 80s - can you spot anyone you know?
Ten great retro photos of Mansfield Hosiery Mills in the 80s - can you spot anyone you know?

Ten great retro photos of Mansfield Hosiery Mills in the 80s - can you spot anyone you know?

If you are of a certain age, there is a high chance you worked at one of the hosiery or knitwear factories in the area – so check out this gallery of pictures from the 80s and see who you can spot.

Wednesday, 24th March 2021, 5:42 pm
Updated Wednesday, 24th March 2021, 5:47 pm

The textile industry was one of the largest employers in Nottinghamshire for hundreds of years, employing thousands of people at its peak until its decline towards the end of the 20th Century.

We have searched the archives for pictures from Mansfield Hosiery Mills on Botany Avenue and whether you were a neck linker, seamer or worked in stock control . . . you might just feature.

Have a look to see if you are or can spot somebody you know.

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